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Tuesday, June 25, 2024

July 11, 2024; 6:00- 10:00 pm; 85th Anniversary Wizard of Oz; movie screening; performance; raffle; auction; fun for the entire family

 "There's No Place Like Home..."

In this case, on Thursday, July 11th, Home will be at the historic Rancho Cordillera del Norte located at Nordhoff St and Wilbur Ave in Northridge as this special event will be hosted by YOUR Museum SFV.

Please pay advance with event QR code too.


The 85th Anniversary of the Wizard of Oz!

Movie Screening.

Celebrity guest star performance by the World's top Dorothy impersonator Elaine Horn! She will be performing major scenes on each of the main movie characters.

There will be a Q&A about her work with original 1939 movie Munchkins at local events.

Free photos ops and meet and greet with celebrity guest star.

Silent auction and raffles of Wizard of Oz memorabilia.


WHAT:          85th anniversary celebration of Wizard of Oz
WHEN:         Thursday, July 11, 2024
TIME:            6:15pm  - 7:15 Performance;  7:15 - 8:00 Q&A about Munchkins;
                        Photos with Dorothy celebrity impersonator
                         8:15 pm  - 9:45 pm, movie screening; raffles and auction
COST:             $10/person; under 12, Free
The Rancho Cordillera del Norte - 9015 Wilbur Ave. Northridge 91324
PARKING:     Free, on site at The Rancho
RSVP:             Eventbrite or Square-

This is a fundraising event for The Museum.  All proceeds to benefit Museum programming.

There may be a food truck on site.  Movie type of snacks will be for sale on site.

There will be seating for many attendees.

Families can picnic and bring blankets and enjoy the movie in the grass areas.  

For more information, please contact us at 818-754-4400 or

We will see everyone on the Yellow Brick Road!

PLEASE bring family friends to this very special event.

Thank you.

Saturday, June 15, 2024

Frank Sinatra Tribute - Thurs. August 8th - 5:00pm - 8:00pm; Please join us - Performance 6:00 - 7:00 pm - sing, dance enjoy 1940s - 1960s live music

Frank Sinatra Impersonator VAUGHN SUPONATIME.

Museum members, donors, valley residents and visitors are in for an another enjoyable early evening to relive memories as one of the leading impersonators in the U.S., 

Vaughn Suponatime will perform Frank Sinatra songs from the 1940s - 1960s on Thursday, August 8, 2024 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm, performance from 6:00 - 7:15 pm. Dancing and then more dancing following performance.

Vaughn has appeared the Tonight Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live, at numerous events in Las Vegas such as The Bellagio Hotel, The Paris Hotel, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage, The Venetian, Bally’s, The Orleans, The Riviera, The Four Seasons, Caesars Palace, New York, New York, Wynn’s Hotel, and the M.G.M. Grand.

WHAT:            Frank Sinatra Tribute - The Museum SFV fundraiser

WHO:             Vaughn Suponatime performing

WHEN:           Thursday, August 8, 2024

TIME:              5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Performance: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm (please be seated by 6:00 pm Sharp!)

COST:             $10/person; Suggested Donation  (well worth it!)

WHERE:        The Museum of the SFV / Rancho Cordillera del Norte

9015 Wilbur Ave. Northridge, CA 91324
(200 yards south of Nordhoff on Wilbur Ave)

Event will be held inside on beautiful grounds of Rancho Cordillera del Norte

Parking:        FREE Parking

ADA with permit parking inside gates and near The Theatre

RSVP: Please RSVP in advance Eventbrite

Donations will also be accepted at the door. To better schedule seating and to support vendors, we would appreciate RSVP for number of attendees.

Reach us at TheMuseumSFV(at)gmail (dot)(com).

Bring a family member, a friend, dance a bit, relive the great tunes and enjoy your time at The Museum SFV an on the historic grounds of The Rancho.

Thank you.

6-15-24 PAI Sip and Paint 6:00 - 8:00 pm; only $25; come out enjoy creating art, sipping wine and having fun


Dear Friends:

Hope to see you TONIGHT, Saturday, June 15th from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm for a night for a fun-filled evening of painting, along with delicious hors d’ouvres and wine!
The cost is $25/person. Please contact Cheri for RSVP and you can pay at the door.

This event is sponsored bv The Museum of San Fernando Valley and its Public Art Initiative along with Northridge Art Studio.

Park at The Museum SFV at 18904 Nordhoff St. enter through Wilbur Ave. gate.
(please watch traffic behind you and enter carefully into The Museum space).  Free parking.

-Cheri Norum Derohanian
Co-Chair, Public Art Initiative 
The Museum of San Fernando Valley
cell:  747-744-7103
Northridge Art Studio
9349 Melvin Ave Unite 9,
Northridge, CA 9132
Tel: (818) 465-8222

Please visit for calendar of classes and event.



Happy Father's Day to all!

 Happy Father's Day to all!

The first known Father's Day celebration was held on June 19, 1910, in Spokane, Washington. It was organised by Sonora Smart Dodd, who was inspired to honour her father, William Jackson Smart, a Civil War veteran and a single parent who raised six children.

The Museum will be closed June 15th and 16th; please join us at June 20th Historic Timeline event

 The Museum SFV will be closed this weekend.

 We apologize for the inconvience. We are preparing for a number of upcoming events at your museum of history, arts and culture.


We will re-open on Tuesday, June 18th.


Please visit us also on Thursday, June 20th from Noon - 2:00pm for a special unveiling event of the San Fernando Valley historic timeline.

Free event for all - free parking.

Park at The Museum SFV, inside the Wilbur Ave. gate at 18904 Nordhoff St.,Northridge, CA 91324 


Park inside the main Rancho Cordillera del Norte gates at 9015 Wilbur Ave., Northridge, CA 91324 then walk over to Museum area


Tuesday, June 4, 2024

San Fernando Valley timeline unveiling; Zoom Call 6/13/24 11:00 am - 12:00 pm; Free; The Museum SFV project.

History enthusiasts... please join us on a zoom link to preview the San Fernando Valley timeline.

The timeline will roll out in phases and will display diverse contributions and historic moments that has shaped the region spanning 65 million years culminating in 1800s.

Date:  June 13, 2024

Time:  11:00am - 12:00pm

Cost:   Free

Platform:  Zoom call (RSVP to obtain link) 

This program is sponsored by The Los Angeles City Department of Cultural Affairs.

To obtain Zoom link, please send us an email with your contact info to:


Please ask for Jackie Langa or Crystal Jackson at 818-347-9665.

Thank you.